Research Tracks

A publication of the Office of the Vice Provost for Research at Baylor University

March 31, 2016
by Baylor OVPR
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Selected funding opportunities from US federal agencies

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

Title: Life Course Research Network
Sponsor: United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB)
Sponsor ID: HRSA-16-033
Upcoming deadlines:
May 17, 2016

Title: Maternal and Child Health Workforce Development Center Program (Limited Submission)
Sponsor: United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB)
Sponsor ID: HRSA-16-036
Upcoming deadlines:
May 5, 2016

Title: Bioengineering Research Partnerships (U01)
Sponsor: United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Sponsor ID: PAR-16-116, PA-16-040, PAR-13-137 (Re-issue of PAR-14-092, PA-12-284)
Upcoming deadlines:
May 18, 2016
Sep. 7, 2016
Sep. 13, 2016
Jan. 7, 2017
May 18, 2017
Sep. 13, 2017
May 7, 2018
May 18, 2018
Sep. 13, 2018
Note: The expiration date is January 8, 2019.

Title: Research Inititative for Scientific Enhancement (RISE) (R25) (Limited Submission)
Sponsor: United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)
Sponsor ID: PAR-16-118 (Re-issue of PAR-13-196)
Upcoming deadlines:
May 25, 2016
May 25, 2017
May 25, 2018
Note: The expiration date is May 26, 2018.

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

Title: Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences (ROSES) – Emerging Worlds
Sponsor: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
Science Mission Directorate (SMD)
Sponsor ID: NNH16ZDA001N-EW (Re-issue of NNH15ZDA001N-EW)
Upcoming deadlines:
June 3, 2016

Title: Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences (ROSES) – Exoplanets Research Program
Sponsor: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
Science Mission Directorate (SMD)
Sponsor ID: NNH16ZDA001N-XRP
Upcoming deadlines:
May 26, 2016

Title: Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences (ROSES) – NASA Data for Operation and Assessment
Sponsor: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
Science Mission Directorate (SMD)
Sponsor ID: NNH16ZDA001N-NDOA (Re-issue of NNH13ZDA001N-NDOA)
Upcoming deadlines:
May 20, 2016

Title: Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences (ROSES) – Ocean Surface Topography Science Team (OSTST)
Sponsor: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
Science Mission Directorate (SMD)
Sponsor ID: NNH16ZDA001N-OSTST (Re-issue of NNH14ZDA001N-OSTST)
Upcoming deadlines:
April 29, 2016
May 27, 2016

Title: Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences (ROSES) – Rapid Response and Novel Research in Earth Science
Sponsor: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
Science Mission Directorate (SMD)
Sponsor ID: NNH15ZDA001N-RRNES, NNH16ZDA001N-RRNES (Re-issue of NNH14ZDA001N-RRNES)
Upcoming deadlines:
March 31, 2017

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Title: Conferences and Workshops in the Mathematical Sciences
Sponsor: National Science Foundation (NSF)
Directorate for Mathematical and Physical Sciences (MPS)
Division of Mathematical Sciences (DMS)
Sponsor ID: NSF 16-550 (Re-issue of NSF 10-578)
Upcoming deadlines:
Varies- Confirmed / sponsor

U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)

Title: Solicitation for Conflict Mitigation and Reconciliation Programs and Activities
Sponsor: United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
Sponsor ID: RFA-OAA-16-000007 (Re-issue of APS-OAA-14-000003)
Upcoming deadlines:
April 25, 2016

Title: Pre-solicitation Notice – Moderate Voices of Peace
Sponsor: United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
USAID/Ghana
Sponsor ID: PRE-SOLICITATION-624-16-000001
Upcoming deadlines:
To be announced- Confirmed / sponsor

Title: Transparency and Accountability in Public Administration and Services (TAPAS) (Limited Submission)
Sponsor: United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
Ukraine USAID-Kiev
Sponsor ID: RFA-121-16-000005
Upcoming deadlines:
April 18, 2016

U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC)

Title: Verification of the Origins of Rotation in Tornadoes Experiment (VORTEX) – Southeast
Sponsor: United States Department of Commerce (DOC)
Sponsor ID: NOAA-OAR-OWAQ-2015-2004475
Upcoming deadlines:
April 29, 2016

Title: Economic Impact of the Nation’s Precision Timing Infrastructure: The Global Positioning System
Sponsor: United States Department of Commerce (DOC)
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
Sponsor ID: 2016-NIST-TPO-01
Upcoming deadlines:
May 6, 2016

U.S. Department of Defense (DOD)

Title: Biological Control
Sponsor: United States Department of Defense (DOD)
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)
Sponsor ID: DARPA-BAA-16-17
Upcoming deadlines:
April 29, 2016

Title: Aerospace Medicine, Clinical Research, Human Performance Research, and Expeditionary Medicine
Sponsor: United States Department of Defense (DOD)
Department of the Air Force (USAF)
Air Force Materiel Command
Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL)
Sponsor ID: BAA-AFRL-RQKHC-2016-0009 (Re-issue of BAA-11-01-HPW)
Upcoming deadlines:
Continuous- Confirmed / sponsor
Note: Full proposals are to be provided in response to the Requests for Proposals sent to offerors that submit white papers considered to meet the needs of the Air Force.

U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)

Title: Development of Technologies for Sensing, Analyzing, and Utilizing Novel Subsurface Signals in Support of the Subsurface Technology and Engineering (SubTER) Crosscut Initiative
Sponsor: United States Department of Energy (DOE)
National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL)
Sponsor ID: DE-FOA-0001445
Upcoming deadlines:
May 5, 2016

Title: Marine and Hydrokinetic Technology Development
Sponsor: United States Department of Energy (DOE)
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)
Golden Field Office (GFO)
Sponsor ID: DE-FOA-0001418
Upcoming deadlines:
May 26, 2016

Title: Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement: Industrial Assessment Centers
Sponsor: United States Department of Energy (DOE)
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)
Golden Field Office (GFO)
Sponsor ID: DE-FOA-0001466
Upcoming deadlines:
To be announced- Confirmed / sponsor

Title: Research and Development for Next Generation Nuclear Physics Accelerator Facilities
Sponsor: United States Department of Energy (DOE)
Office of Science (OS)
Office of Nuclear Physics
Sponsor ID: DE-FOA-0001556 (Re-issue of DE-FOA-0001082)
Upcoming deadlines:
May 2, 2016

U.S. Department of Justice(DOJ)

Title: National Initiatives: Reaching Criminal Justice Policymakers
Sponsor: United States Department of Justice (DOJ)
Office of Justice Programs (OJP)
Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA)
Sponsor ID: BJA-2016-9098 (Re-issue of BJA-2014-3886)
Upcoming deadlines:
May 3, 2016

Title: Police-Prosecution Partnership Initiative (Limited Submission)
Sponsor: United States Department of Justice (DOJ)
Office of Justice Programs (OJP)
Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA)
Sponsor ID: BJA-2016-9324
Upcoming deadlines:
April 19, 2016

Title: Technology Innovation for Public Safety (TIPS)
Sponsor: United States Department of Justice (DOJ)
Office of Justice Programs (OJP)
Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA)
Sponsor ID: BJA-2016-8994 (Re-issue of BJA-2015-4196)
Upcoming deadlines:
April 20, 2016

Title: DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program
Sponsor: United States Department of Justice (DOJ)
Office of Justice Programs (OJP)
National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
Upcoming deadlines:
May 18, 2016

Title: Longitudinal Cohort Study of Interpersonal Violence Among College-Aged Women and Men: Planning Phase
Sponsor: United States Department of Justice (DOJ)
Office of Justice Programs (OJP)
National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
Sponsor ID: NIJ-2016-9032
Upcoming deadlines:
May 6, 2016

Title: New Investigator/Early Career Program in the Social and Behavioral Sciences
Sponsor: United States Department of Justice (DOJ)
Office of Justice Programs (OJP)
National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
Sponsor ID: NIJ-2016-9152
Upcoming deadlines:
May 2, 2016

Title: Violence Against Women Research Consortium
Sponsor: United States Department of Justice (DOJ)
Office of Justice Programs (OJP)
National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
Sponsor ID: NIJ-2016-9026
Upcoming deadlines:
May 2, 2016

U.S. Department of State (DOS)

Title: Media Educational Program
Sponsor: United States Department of State (DOS)
U.S. Mission to Georgia
Sponsor ID: DOSGEO-16-GR-003-GEO-030216 (Re-issue of DOSGEO-15-GR-003-GEO-070815)
Upcoming deadlines:
April 27, 2016

Title: Strengthen Citizen Security through Economic and Social Opportunity
Sponsor: United States Department of State (DOS)
Sponsor ID: PRMECON-16-GR-001-WHA-030116
Upcoming deadlines:
April 30, 2016

Title: Supporting Children’s Rights in Afghanistan
Sponsor: United States Department of State (DOS)
Sponsor ID: DRLA-DRLAQM-16-063
Upcoming deadlines:
April 29, 2016

Title: Central America Regional Security Initiative
Sponsor: United States Department of State (DOS)
Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL)
Sponsor ID: INL-WHPCOSTARICA-16CA0017-03042016
Upcoming deadlines:
May 3, 2016

U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT)

Title: University Transportation Centers Open Competition 2016
Sponsor: United States Department of Transportation (DOT)
Research and Innovative Technologies Administration (RITA)
Sponsor ID: UTCOPENCOMP2016
Upcoming deadlines:
May 13, 2016


More opportunities
Additional selected opportunities are available on the OVPR website.

Limited submissions
For opportunities with limitations on submissions from a single institution, an internal review must be completed before an investigator may apply.  Click here for information on applying for limited submission opportunities.

Search for funding with COS Pivot
The OVPR maintains a subscription to COS Pivot, a searchable database of funding opportunities in all academic areas. To search for funding in your discipline and receive email alerts with newly listed opportunities, sign up with COS Pivot today. If you have questions or would like training on using COS Pivot, contact Blake Thomas in the OVPR at 254-710-3153.

Ready to apply?
If you’d like to apply for these, or other specific funding opportunities, contact your academic unit’s assigned OSP coordinator for more information.

March 27, 2014
by Baylor OVPR
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Selected funding opportunities in science, technology, engineering and math fields

Cancer Prevention Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT)

Recruitment of First-Time Tenure-Track Faculty Members
Proposals accepted continuously.

Recruitment of Rising Stars
Proposals accepted continuously.

Recruitment of Established Investigators
Proposals accepted continuously.

National Institutes of Health

Innovative Measurement Tools for Community Engaged Research Efforts (R21)
Deadline: June 16.

PHS 2014-02 Omnibus Solicitation of the NIH for Small Business Technology Transfer Grant Applications (Parent STTR [R41/R42]) – Ethical, Legal and Social Implications
Deadlines: New, renewal, resubmission and revision applications due April 5, Aug. 5, Dec. 5; AIDS and AIDS-related applications due May 7 and Sept. 7, 2014, and Jan. 7, 2015.

NASA

Omnibus Solicitation: Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences (ROSES) – 2014
Over 50 funding opportunities; deadlines vary.

National Science Foundation

Geography and Spatial Sciences (GSS) Program
Deadline: Sept. 4.

Macromolecular, Supramolecular and Nanochemistry (MSN)
Deadline: Oct. 31.

NSF/DOE Partnership in Basic Plasma Science and Engineering
Deadline: Oct. 3.

U.S. Library of Congress

David B. Larson Fellowship in Health and Spirituality
Deadline: April 17.

More opportunities
Additional selected opportunities are available on the OVPR website.

Limited submissions
For opportunities with limitations on submissions from a single institution, an internal review must be completed before an investigator may apply.  Click here for information on applying for limited submission opportunities.

Search for funding with COS Pivot
The OVPR maintains a subscription to COS Pivot, a searchable database of funding opportunities in all academic areas. To search for funding in your discipline and receive email alerts with newly listed opportunities, sign up with COS Pivot today. If you have questions or would like training on using COS Pivot, contact Blake Thomas in the OVPR at 254-710-3153.

Ready to apply?
If you’d like to apply for these, or other specific funding opportunities, contact your academic unit’s assigned OSP coordinator for more information.

October 3, 2013
by Baylor OVPR
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Selected funding opportunities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields

NASA

Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences (ROSES): Atmospheric Composition Campaign Data Analysis and Modeling
Deadline: Jan. 17, 2014

National Institutes of Health

Mentored Quantitative Research Development Award (Parent K25)
Deadlines: AIDS and AIDS-related applications due Jan. 7, 2014, May 7, 2014 and Sept. 7, 2014; new, resubmission and revision applications due Feb. 12, 2014 and June 12, 2014.

Specialized Programs of Research Excellence (SPOREs) in Human Cancer for Years 2013 and 2014 (P50)
Deadlines: Jan. 21, 2014; May 20, 2014; Sept. 23, 2014

National Science Foundation

Arctic Research Opportunities
Deadlines: Dec. 6, 2013; Oct. 20, 2014

Discovery Research K-12 (DRK-12)
Deadline: Dec. 6, 2013, Oct. 16, 2014

Ocean Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowships (OCE-PRF): Broadening Participation and International
Deadline: Jan. 13, 2014

Ocean Sciences Research Initiation Grants (OCE-RIG): Broadening Participation
Deadlines: Jan. 13, 2014; Jan. 12, 2015; Jan 11, 2016

Small Business Technology Transfer Program Phase I Solicitation FY-2014 (Release 2) (STTR)
Deadline: Dec. 4, 2013

U.S. Department of Defense

Advances in Bioscience for Airmen Performance
White paper due Sept. 30, 2014

Intelligence Community Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
Deadline: Jan 13, 2014

Other agencies and foundations

Leakey Foundation
General Research Grants
Deadlines: Jan. 5, 2014; July 15, 2014

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Executive Nurse Fellows
Deadline: Jan. 14, 2014; optional webinar for prospective applicants Nov. 1, 2013 at 12:00 p.m. CDT.

Simons Foundation
Collaboration Grants for Mathematicians
Deadline: Jan. 31, 2014

Space Telescope Science Institute
Hubble Postdoctoral Fellowships
Application window: Oct. 1-Nov. 7, 2013; letters of reference due Nov. 14, 2013

More opportunities
Additional selected opportunities are available on the OVPR website.

Limited submissions
For opportunities with limitations on submissions from a single institution, an internal review must be completed before an investigator may apply.  Click here for information on applying for limited submission opportunities.

Search for funding with COS Pivot
The OVPR maintains a subscription to COS Pivot, a searchable database of funding opportunities in all academic areas. To search for funding in your discipline and receive email alerts with newly listed opportunities, sign up with COS Pivot today. If you have questions or would like training on using COS Pivot, contact Blake Thomas in the OVPR at 254-710-3153.

Ready to apply?
If you’d like to apply for these, or other specific funding opportunities, contact your academic unit’s assigned OSP coordinator for more information.

June 4, 2013
by Baylor OVPR
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Reminder: Texas SBIR/STTR Summit & Conference, June 12 in Austin

It’s not too late to register for the 2013 SBIR/STTR Summit & Conference, taking place June 12 in Austin.

Texas SBIR/STTR Summit & Conference FlyerWHO
Entrepreneurs, researchers, and small business owners in need of research and development funding

WHAT
A one-day conference designed to provide all of the key resources for winning SBIR/STTR awards, featuring one-on-one interaction with program managers from the biggest SBIR/STTR granting agencies, including DoD, NSF, NASA, DOE, NIH and DHS. Just added: welcome by U.S. Rep. Lamar Smith, chair of the U.S. House Committee on Space, Science and Technology.

WHY
Network with industry experts, potential research partners, and other small business owners who have been successful at winning numerous SBIR (Small Business Innovation Research) and STTR (Small Business Technology Transfer) awards. Hear directly from the agencies about their pressing technical needs and promote your technologies and capabilities. Learn about planning for the new TETF SBIR/STTR Matching Program. Meet federal prime contractors, investors, university representatives, peer mentors and other resources to assist you in creating a winning SBIR/STTR proposal.

Sign up for the Texas SBIR/STTR Mentoring Network, a range of free and low-cost tools and advisory services to help Texas companies. Build your team, learn insider secrets at advanced tutorial sessions, get program updates for every major SBIR granting agency, and connect with investors and prime contractors.

WHEN
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
8:15 AM to 5:30 PM

WHERE
AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center
Amphitheater Room 204
1900 University Avenue
Austin, TX 78705

MORE INFORMATION
Click here to learn more or to register. The regular registration fee is $149, but Baylor faculty are eligible for a discounted rate of $99. Contact Blake Thomas in the OVPR for discount code.

The Texas SBIR/STTR Summit & Conference is presented by the Texas Foundation for Innovative Communities, a nonprofit funded in part by the Office of the Governor to accelerate job growth and global competitiveness in emerging technology industries. 

March 27, 2013
by Baylor OVPR
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Selected funding opportunities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics

NASA

Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences (ROSES) – New (Early Career) Investigator Program in Earth Science
Deadline: Notice of intent, June 28, 2013; full proposal, August 30, 2013

Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences (ROSES) – Kepler Guest Observer – Cycle 6
Deadline: Notice of intent, December 6, 2013; full proposal, January 16, 2014

National Institutes of Health

NIDCD Small Grant Program (R03)  (Limited submission opportunity)
Deadline: Internal letter of intent, May 15, 2013; full proposal, June 26, 2013

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Awards for Individual Predoctoral Fellows (Parent F31)
Deadline: August 8, 2013

Gut-Microbiome-Brain Interactions and Mental Health (R21/R33)
Deadlines: Letter of intent (suggested), September 10, 2013; full proposal October 10, 2013

Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in Biology and Medicine (R01)
Deadline: October 5, 2013

Virtual Reality Technologies for Research and Education in Obesity and Diabetes (R01)
Deadline: October 5, 2013

Improving Diet and Physical Activity Assessment (R21)
Deadline: October 16, 2013

Improving Translational and Basic Research to Control Itch in Humans (ITCH) (R21)
Deadline: October 16, 2013

U.S. Department of Defense

Research Interests of the Air Force Office of Scientific Research Broad Agency Announcement (BAA)
Applications accepted continuously

Awards to Stimulate and Support Undergraduate Research Experiences (ASSURE)
Deadline: August 28, 2013

U.S. Department of Energy

General Plasma Science: Experiment and Theory
Deadline: September 30, 2013

National Science Foundation

Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Talent Expansion Program (STEP) (Limited submission opportunity)
Deadlines: Internal letter of intent, October 22, 2013; full proposal, December 3, 2013

Communications, Circuits, and Sensing-Systems (CCSS)
Deadline: November 1, 2013

Energy, Power, and Adaptive Systems (EPAS)
Deadline: November 1, 2013

Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace (SaTC)
Deadline: December 16, 2013

Other organizations and foundations

American Physical Society
David Adler Lectureship Award in the Field of Materials Physics
Deadline: Nominations due July 1, 2013

Wiley Foundation
Wiley Prize in the Biomedical Sciences
Deadline: Nominations due July 1, 2013

Hong Kong Baptist University
LEWI Visitorship Programme
Deadline: September 15, 2013

More opportunities

Additional selected opportunities are available on the OVPR website.  For opportunities with limitations on submissions from a single institution, an internal review must be completed before an investigator may apply.  Click here for information on applying for limited submission opportunities.

Search for funding with COS Pivot

The OVPR maintains a subscription to COS Pivot, a searchable database of funding opportunities in all academic areas. To search for funding in your discipline and receive email alerts with newly listed opportunities, sign up with COS Pivot today. If you have questions or would like training on using COS Pivot, contact Blake Thomas in the OVPR at 254-710-3153.

Ready to apply?

If you’d like to apply for these, or other specific funding opportunities, contact your academic unit’s assigned OSP coordinator for more information.